Energy Efficiency and Opportunities for Adhesives and Sealants

Posted on 8/9/2016 3:08:35 PM. By Paul Bertram

Much of the work that I have been engaged with in behalf of Kingspan has been focused on Energy Efficiency and Material transparency. The...

  

Adhesives Star in Award-Winning Packs

Posted on 7/20/2016 7:29:49 PM. By Hallie Forcinio

Adhesives play vital roles in packaging. Winners of 2016 DuPont Awards for Packaging Innovation showcase the range of adhesive capabiliti...

  

Cure on Demand: Classic Formulation Challenges & New Developments

Posted on 7/5/2016 2:26:04 PM. By Deb Bhattacharjee

Wouldn't you like to have an adhesive or sealant system with a long shelf and work life at ambient temperature to complete uniform distri...

  

IACMI Road Mapping: Advanced Composite Future Offers Opportunities and Challenges for Adhesives

Posted on 6/16/2016 5:50:25 PM. By Marc Benevento

On May 10-11, I participated in the 2nd technical road mapping session for the Institute for Advanced Composite Manufacturing Innovation ...

  

A New Aspect of EPDs and Specifications

Posted on 5/26/2016 11:53:56 AM. By Paul Bertram

I just returned from a Bi-Region CSI conference where I sat in on a presentation about EPDs and their relevance to specifications. While ...

  

Adhesives Help Prevent Food Waste

Posted on 5/11/2016 4:14:15 PM. By Hallie Forcinio

Worldwide, an astonishing amount of food – about one-third – is wasted or lost each year. That’s enough food to feed ev...

  

Spring Has Sprung: Consumer Packaging Demands

Posted on 4/22/2016 2:23:50 PM. By Hallie Forcinio

This has been a strange winter, much warmer and less snowy than usual on the shore of Lake Erie. Instead of parkas and snow squalls for t...

  

Recent Technology Advancements in Debondable Adhesives

Posted on 4/5/2016 12:10:53 AM. By Deb Bhattacharjee

Adhesive are generally used to bond substrates with similar and different surface energies quickly and reliably.  Yet, in many insta...

  

Adhesives Helping OEMs Push the Performance Envelope with Lightweight Multi-material Structures

Posted on 4/4/2016 2:57:59 PM. By Marc Benevento

Passenger car manufacturers constantly seek a perfect balance of performance and fuel economy without compromising safety.  Nowhere ...

  

Updates to Continuous Improvement and Material Transparency Reporting

Posted on 3/21/2016 6:55:22 PM. By Paul Bertram

The demand for more information from manufacturers and their supply chain continues to grow. The US Green Building Council LEED Certifica...